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Nice Dreams (1981)

R | | Comedy, Crime | 5 June 1981 (USA)
Disguised as ice cream vendors, Cheech and Chong make--and subsequently lose--millions of dollars selling a batch of marijuana with an unusual side effect.

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(as Thomas Chong)

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(as Thomas Chong), (as Richard 'Cheech' Marin)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Chong
... Cheech (as Richard 'Cheech' Marin)
Benita Barrie ... Mrs. Del Whacko, Owner Casa Del Whacko
... Girl Nut
Big Yank ... Male Nurse #2 (as Big Yank 'Anderson Ball')
Don Carlson ... Nut #7
David Castle ... Nut #8
Jerry Chambers ... Male Nurse #1
Jennifer Child ... Dishwater / Blondie Group #5
... Body Builder
... Midget Nut (as Joe Anthony Cox)
Roderick F. Daniels ... Janitor
James William Newport ... Grow Room Weirdo / Weird Jimmy (as Jimmy Fame)
... CHP #1
Lorraine Fiorito ... Hooker #2
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Storyline

Cheech and Chong house sit for a marijuana grower and rip off the crop. Stalked by keystone-style cops, Los Guys have a series of encounters with L.A. area characters even weirder than themselves. Written by <rth@ece.arizona.edu>

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The High Life Never Tasted So Good! See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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Release Date:

5 June 1981 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cheech & Chong's Nice Dreams  »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$33,982,504

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$37,000,000
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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In the film the people Cheech and Chong wanted to become "Sun Kings in Paradise". Their eventual billing at Club Paradise was as "The Sun Kings". See more »

Goofs

(at around 33 mins) When Cheech is trying to start the ice cream truck, someone's arm becomes visible, nobody is shown before or after this scene. See more »

Quotes

Sgt. Stedenko: You know we can not trust our own instincts, now I want you send this down to the analyzer and have it labbed. I'll take care of it.
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Connections

Referenced in Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

SAVE THE WHALES
Music and Lyrics by Cheech & Chong
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High grade stuff
8 October 2002 | by See all my reviews

I found Cheech and Chong's "Nice Dreams" a well crafted piece work. Not only are Cheech and Chong's performances very strong, they are also backed by a strong supporting cast, including Paul Rubens and Stacy Keech. Not as good as some of their earlier work but still high grade stuff, in my opinion.


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